Walnut Hill Group (Walnut Hill Capital)

Walnut Hill Group (“Walnut Hill”) is a real estate investment company committed to investing, owning, and operating a real estate portfolio composed of various asset types in strong primary markets. Founded in San Francisco, Walnut Hill focuses on target markets including San Francisco, New York, Washington DC, Boston, and Los Angeles. These markets provide stronger real estate and market fundamentals that allow Walnut Hill to build a diverse real estate portfolio more resilient to market volatility.

Real Estate Specialization
Office
Investment Type
Pref/Mezz equity
JV partnership
Acquisition/Fee Simple
Loan Assumptions
Investment Style
Core
Value-add
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Managing Principal

Albert Hwang is a founding managing principal of Walnut Hill. Prior to joining Walnut Hill, Mr. Hwang was a partner at the law firm of Troutman Sanders LLP, where his primary practice areas included Commercial Development & Real Estate Investments and International Law. More specifically, his representative experience included the acquisition and development of multiple locations and expansions in New York and the Southeast for an international retailer, negotiating and drafting office and retail leases, commercial contracts, easements and restrictions for mixed- and multi-use developments, coordinating land use, title, and real estate due diligence for the acquisition of improved and unimproved commercial property, negotiating settlements and agreements with local and state government agencies for condemnation proceedings, and coordinating the sale of commercial property pursuant to the defeasance of existing deeds of trust. Mr. Hwang received his Bachelor of Arts in International Studies & Philosophy and his Juris Doctorate from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Mr. Hwang is admitted to practice law in North Carolina and New York.

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Managing Principal

Jimmy Park

Jimmy Park is a founding managing principal of Walnut Hill. Prior to Walnut Hill, Mr. Park was a vice president of Acquisitions at Beacon Capital Partners, LLC where he primarily focused on west coast acquisitions and dispositions. Mr. Park complements his acquisitions expertise with his previous accounting experiences as an assistant controller for Beacon Capital Partners, LLC and senior associate in Financial Advisory Services at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Mr. Park received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a concentration in International Relations from Cornell University and his Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from Boston University. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Key Focus Areas
Acquisitions Asset Management
Geographical Area
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